NYC Officials Point To Broken Parole System As Violent Crime Rises; Parolee Says Education, Mental Health Services Are NeededHilton Webb got his college degree in prison. He wanted a job when he got out but could barely get an ID. He went straight from prison to a Manhattan homeless shelter.
Man Convicted Of Brutally Murdering Pearl River Teen Granted Parole, NYS Lawmakers OutragedMaking LaBarbera’s release even more controversial, the Rockland County man reportedly continues to blame McCain for the murder and has not accepted responsibility for his role in Bohovesky’s death
Heist Getaway Driver Judith Clark Out On Parole After 1981 Police KillingsJudith Clark, the notorious getaway driver involved in a deadly brinks truck heist in 1981, was released from prison Friday night.
After Judith Clark Granted Parole, Pain Of 1981 Cop Killing Renewed For Rockland County PoliceWhether it’s outrage or elation, the decision to parole Judith Clark is sparking strong reactions throughout New York.
Convicted Israeli Spy Jonathan Pollard To Be Released On Parole FridayPollard's lawyers have said they have lined up housing and a job in the New York area -- but he will also have some limited freedoms.
Connecticut Parole Board Reverses Decision To Free Cop Killer Over Outcry From Victim's FamilyGary Castonguay is serving a 25 years to life prison term for gunning down Plainville police Officer Robert Holcomb while fleeing from a burglary in 1977.
Family Of Man Killed In 2011 Queens Hit-And-Run Fights To Keep Driver Locked UpThe family of a man who was killed in a Queens hit-and-run is fighting to keep his killer behind bars.
NYPD: Increase In Shootings So Far This Year May Be Linked To Parole ReleasesShootings in New York City were up 23 percent for the year as of the beginning of February, and the NYPD on Monday pointed to one possible reason for the spike.
Parents Say Fighting To Keep Daughter’s Killer Behind Bars Opens Old Wounds Joanne Biasi was murdered on Halloween night in 1984. Her killer is up for parole and her parents fear he may strike again if he gets out.
Fans Honor John Lennon On 34th Anniversary Of AssassinationYoko Ono invited fans to share their memories and their wishes for peace Monday, a day that marked the 34th anniversary of the assassination of John Lennon on the Upper West Side.
John Lennon's Assassin Denied Parole At Eighth HearingNew York state corrections officials said Friday that Mark David Chapman, the man who shot and killed John Lennon back in 1980, has been denied release from prison in his eighth appearance before a parole board.
Families, PBA: Keep Convicted Cop Killers In PrisonIt was an emotional day Friday for the families of two murdered New York City police officers, as they went before state Patrol Board with a plea to keep two convicted killers in jail.
No Parole For Ex-Militant Who Killed 2 NYC Police Officers In 1971The state Parole Board announced Tuesday that Herman Bell will remain incarcerated for at least another two years. After that, he may again appear before the board.
Police Union: Keep Men Locked Up In 1971 Murders Of NYPD OfficersThe New York City Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association on Thursday called on the public to oppose parole for two men who were convicted in the 1971 murders of two NYPD officers.
Transit Impostor Arrested 29 Times Released On ParoleDarius McCollum was released Tuesday night, after pleading guilty earlier this year to stealing a Trailways bus in 2010, when he was arrested behind the wheel on the highway that leads to John F. Kennedy International Airport. He was sentenced to 2 1/2 to 5 years.